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KIGX Horace Williams Airport
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 14 SEPTEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: IGX
Lat/Long: 35-56-06.0000N / 079-03-57.3000W
35-56.100000N / 079-03.955000W
35.9350000 / -79.0659167
(estimated)
Elevation: 511.2 ft. / 155.8 m (surveyed)
Variation: 08W (2000)
From city: 1 mile N of CHAPEL HILL, NC
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 27516

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 11/1937
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: RALEIGH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: IGX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-SS
ARPT UNATNDD NEW YEARS, THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS DAY AND OTHER UNIVERSITY HOLIDAYS. CALL AMGR 919-962-1337.
Pattern altitude: 2511.2 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RY 9/27; MIRL RY 09/27 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 9 AND 27 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX ASOS: 134.575 (919-942-2538)
RALEIGH APPROACH: 132.35
RALEIGH DEPARTURE: 132.35
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 126.5
WX ASOS at RDU (14 nm E): PHONE 919-840-0816

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
RDUr289/14.2RALEIGH/DURHAM VORTAC117.2004W
LIBr077/27.6LIBERTY VORTAC113.0003W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
PERSON188/17.922008WHUR .... ..- .-.
HUNTSBORO234/30.927109WHXO .... -..- ---
HARNETT336/35.641708WHQT .... --.- -

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+
Parking: tiedowns
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 4005 x 75 ft. / 1221 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 35-56.053138N35-56.146583N
Longitude: 079-04.356107W079-03.552700W
Elevation: 511.2 ft.487.7 ft.
Gradient: 0.6%0.6%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 090 magnetic, 082 true270 magnetic, 262 true
Displaced threshold: no730 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 23 ft. trees, 415 ft. from runway, 165 ft. right of centerline, 9:1 slope to clear
77 FT TREES 53 FT FM THLD 237 FT LEFT.
54 ft. trees, 360 ft. from runway, 254 ft. left of centerline, 2:1 slope to clear
50 FT TREES 99 FT FROM THLD OFFSET 239 FT RIGHT.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: UNIVERSITY OF N CAROLINA
CB 1510, UNC-CH
CHAPEL HILL, NC 27599-1510
Manager: KIMBLE WALLACE
CB 1510, UNC-CH
CHAPEL HILL, NC 27599-1510
Phone 919-962-1337

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 15
Single engine airplanes: 15
    
Aircraft operations: avg 61/week *
62% local general aviation
31% transient general aviation
3% military
3% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 06 May 2016

Additional Remarks

ARPT CLSD TO ACFT 12500 LBS OR GREATER; GLIDERS; BALLOONS; MINIATURE ACFT; ULTRALIGHTS & PAJA ACTIVITY.
NO PRACTICE APPROACHES/LNDGS WITHOUT PRIOR PERMISSION CALL 919-962-1337.
DEER AND BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
NO RECREATIONAL OR TRAINING FLIGHTS; 2100-0600; CLSD TO TRANSIENT ACFT OPNS 2100-0600 EXCEPT ACFT ON UNIVERSITY OR HOSPITAL BUSINESS; ALL TRANSIENT ACFT MUST HAVE 24 HR PPR CALL AMGR 919-962-1337.
BE ALERT FOR ROUGH TURF AREAS.
ARPT CLSD TO PURE JET POWERED ACFT; EXCEPT FOR UNIVERSITY USERS TRANSPORTING PERSONS ON OFFICIAL UNIVERSITY BUSINESS WHICH MUST CALL AMGR 919-962-1337 FOR INSTR .
RY 09 HAS A 60 FT DROPOFF 200 FT FROM THLD L & R OF CNTRLN IN RY SAFETY AREA.
RY 27 HAS 200 FT OVRN.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 14 September 2017 at 0901Z and 12 October 2017 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
BUZZY SIX   download (153KB)
SOUTH BOSTON FOUR   download (271KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 09   download (198KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (162KB)
VOR RWY 27   download (202KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BLUE DEVIL FOUR   download (193KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (141KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KRDU - Raleigh-Durham International Airport (14 nm E)
KBUY - Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport (21 nm W)
KTTA - Raleigh Executive Jetport at Sanford-Lee County Airport (21 nm S)
KTDF - Person County Airport (21 nm N)
KSCR - Siler City Municipal Airport (25 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 25-Sep-2017
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4210:42
Sunrise07:0711:07
Sunset19:0823:08
Evening civil twilight19:3423:34

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  25-Sep-2017 20:47:27
Local (UTC-4)  25-Sep-2017 16:47:27
 
METAR
KIGX 251956Z AUTO 04007KT 10SM BKN050 29/18 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP137 T02890178
KRDU 
14nm E 
251951Z 05012KT 10SM FEW032 SCT045 BKN250 28/19 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP138 T02780194
TAF
KRDU 
14nm E 
251720Z 2518/2618 05011KT P6SM SCT040 FM252300 05008KT P6SM SCT250 FM260800 02007KT P6SM BKN010 FM261500 01010KT P6SM BKN025
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